This course includes a thorough introduction to the current history of many of the areas of the Old World and its major civilizations based on archaeology, art history, and ethnohistory. Emphasis is placed on the use of archaeological data and models to make inferences about the major ancient civilizations. This course will also include in-class activities designed to give students first-hand experience in interpreting archaeological evidence.
Prerequisite: Upper division standing; or instructor permission. Offered: Not on a regular basis. Credit: 3